Breast Reduction, Obesity & Massive Weight Loss

Frequently, breast enlargement (macromastia) and morbid obesity are related entities, occurring simultaneously in some patients. There certainly are many patients who only have enlarged breasts without also being obese. In fact, in 2009 over 78,000 breast reduction procedures were performed in the United States. The reasons to consider breast reduction include: 1) back pain 2) […]

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One Stage Breast Lift & Implant used in Los Angeles Mommy Makeover

When evaluating patients for a Mommy Makeover (or for post-bariatric body contouring surgery), I spend a great deal of time planning the correct and most effective breast operation.  The correct operation is directly related to the extent of the breast deformity or abnormality that exists prior to surgery. This can include breast augmentation with implants,  […]

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Facelifts, tummy tucks & Botox: Plastic surgery for men gains popularity in Los Angeles

In Los Angeles, plastic surgery procedures have always been popular.  However, new figures released by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons show that men across the country are electing to get tummy tucks and facelifts now  more than ever. In 2010, plastic surgery for men increased dramatically, with  facelifts for men rising 14%, and male […]

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Tummy Tuck patients who have concurrent flank liposuction are at increased risk of seroma.

Abdominoplasty (tummy tuck) is a well established and very effective operation when performed correctly. For appropriate patients, liposuction is likewise a very effective procedure for body contouring.  However, when they are performed in combination the potential for complications certainly may increase. A recent study comparing rates of seroma formation in abdominoplasty found just that (Plast […]

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What is Nipple-areolar Ptosis (pronounced ‘toe’-'sis’) with breast sagging?

In Greek terminology, Ptosis literally translates into ‘a falling.’ With respect to the human breast, ptosis refers to a change in breast shape that results from descent of the nipple-areolar complex below the level of the lower breast fold (i.e inframammary fold or IMF). That is, breast sagging. In the plastic surgery nomenclature, there is […]

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